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Self Compassion v. Life Paralysis

The more I dive into this journey, the more I realize just how appropriate is the name I’ve chosen for this blog.  Everything keeps coming back to me learning how to accept and embrace my imperfection.  624 more words

Sometimes the Only Thing Worse Than Failure is Success

Here’s a thing I do a lot.

I apply for stuff.

This is not at all surprising, considering I’m actually a grant-writer by profession and it is literally my job to apply for grants. 357 more words

Overcoming “Fear of Failure”

Have you ever been so afraid at something that you decided not to even try at all? Or probably you debilitated your own efforts to avoid any possibility of larger failure!! 684 more words

Shape Your Life

Activation Energy – A Personal Pep Talk

Part of my word-of-the-year includes the concept of activating. To SOAR, you need to take that first step, that leap of faith, that jump into the unknown.   1,001 more words

Retirement Transition

I'm better on the page...

Here’s a simple truth: I get nervous when I have to talk in front of people I don’t know.  Nervous, like I start to babble, get sidetracked, even stutter at times. 561 more words

The Journey Begins

SO…this is the post where I’m supposed to introduce myself and the purpose of my blog.  But let’s be honest, most people will never read this post.  563 more words